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    Sale 7621

    A Private English Collection of White Jade Carvings & Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Including Export Art

    4 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 40

    A SET OF EIGHT SOAPSTONE-INLAID 'EROTIC' PANELS

    18TH/19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF EIGHT SOAPSTONE-INLAID 'EROTIC' PANELS
    18TH/19TH CENTURY
    Each depicting couples indulging in a variety of amorous pursuits in settings within pavilions, fenced gardens and trees, all rendered in paint and incised hardstones set onto a wood panel within a cloth-covered frame
    each 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.2 cm.) (8)


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